Genetic analyses lay to rest conspiracy theories about death of Belgian King Albert I, who lost his life in a rock climbing accident more than 80 years ago.
October 13, 2016|
This is not sustainable.
September 28, 2016|
More papers correlate with top-cited research for more-established academics, but not newly minted professors, according to a study.
September 1, 2016|
Credit for the neuroscience technique has largely overlooked the researcher who first demonstrated the method.
August 10, 2016|
All of the papers had been published in the Journal of Biological Chemistry.
July 19, 2016|
Establishing priority of a new finding is best achieved through a combination of a rapid, scientist-controlled disclosure followed by subsequent validation, through journal-based peer review and other mechanisms.
June 22, 2016|
Researchers find that scientific papers with shorter titles accrue more citations only if they are very popular. For papers flying under the radar, longer titles fare better.
May 3, 2016|
Studies in Research Integrity and Peer Review analyze ethics and quality in both science and publishing.
May 2, 2016|
Breaking down lengthy, narrative-driven biomedical articles into brief reports on singular observations or experiments could increase reproducibility and accessibility in the literature.
May 1, 2016|
Retractions are on the rise. But reams of flawed research papers persist in the scientific literature. Is it time to change the way papers are published?
April 25, 2016|
Scanning the literature, scientists find that nearly 2 percent of papers contain duplicated and manipulated figures, among other image-prep no-nos.